International Religious Freedom Data, 2001

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) ARDA code for country (ARDACODE)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL197128.9994
2) ARDA country name (COUNTR01)
3) Approximate year(s) for the data (primary year of data, then numbers after decimal indicate range of years covered by variables). (WAVE01)
TOTAL%
2001) 197100.0
TOTAL197100.0
4) Considering the entire Report, estimate the number of people who were physically abused or displaced due to religion in this country. (ESTIMA01)
TOTAL%
0) None9448.0
1) Less than 102010.2
2) 10 - 2004120.9
3) 201 - 1,0002010.2
4) 1,001 - 10,00084.1
5) More than 10,000136.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
5) GRI: Government Regulation Index. (GRI_01)
TOTAL%
0) Low government regulation5327.0
.556) 21.0
.833) 168.2
1.389) 1.389126.1
1.667) 1.66721.0
2.222) 2.22231.5
2.5) 2.510.5
3.056) 3.056157.7
3.333) 3.33310.5
3.889) 3.889126.1
4.444) 4.44431.5
4.722) 4.72252.6
5.278) 5.27831.5
5.556) 5.556115.6
6.111) 6.11142.0
6.389) 6.38984.1
6.945) 6.94552.6
7.222) 7.22210.5
7.778) 7.778168.2
8.333) 8.33321.0
8.611) 8.61194.6
9.167) 9.16763.1
9.444) 9.44431.5
10) 1031.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
6) According to the Report, are foreign or other missionaries allowed to operate? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (GRI_A_01)
TOTAL%
0) Allowed with no limits reported.11860.2
.5) 6633.7
1) 1126.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
7) According to the Report, is proselytizing, public preaching, or conversion limited or restricted? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (GRI_B_01)
TOTAL%
0) No11659.2
.5) 2311.7
1) 15729.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
8) According to the Report, does the Government interfere with an individual's right to worship? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (GRI_C_01)
TOTAL%
0) No7236.7
.5) 8342.3
1) 14120.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
9) In the Report, how is freedom of religion described? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (GRI_D_01)
TOTAL%
0) Law/Constitution provides for freedom of religion and the Government ‘generally respects' this right in practice7337.2
.333) 6935.2
.667) 4321.9
1) 1115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
10) Does the Introduction section of the Report mention that the Government "generally respects" this right (to religious freedom) in practice? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (GRI_E_01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes10654.1
.5) 4724.0
1) 14321.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
11) Does the Introduction section of the Report specifically mention that the government policy contributes to the generally free practice of religion? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (GRI_F_01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes9146.4
.5) 178.7
1) 18844.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
12) SRI: Social Regulation Index (SRI_01)
TOTAL%
0) Low social regulation5628.6
.667) 115.6
1.333) 1.333199.7
2) 2168.2
2.667) 2.66794.6
3.333) 3.333147.1
4) 494.6
4.667) 4.66773.6
5.333) 5.333105.1
6) 6105.1
6.667) 6.66742.0
7.333) 7.33342.0
8) 894.6
8.667) 8.66742.0
9.333) 9.33352.6
10) 1094.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
13) SRI: Social Regulation Index – adjusted (using SRI_A201 & SRI_B201) used in Grim & Finke 2007 (SRI_AD01)
TOTAL%
0) 5628.6
.667) 31.5
1) 84.1
1.333) 31.5
2) 2412.2
2.333) 10.5
2.667) 73.6
3) 63.1
3.333) 31.5
3.667) 10.5
4) 189.2
4.667) 31.5
5) 21.0
5.333) 10.5
5.667) 21.0
6) 189.2
6.333) 10.5
7) 42.0
7.333) 10.5
8) 105.1
8.333) 10.5
8.667) 21.0
9.333) 115.6
10) 105.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
14) According to the Report, societal attitudes toward other or nontraditional religions are reported to be… (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (SRI_A_01)
TOTAL%
0) Open and tolerant7136.2
.333) 2010.2
.667) 6533.2
1) 14020.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
15) According to the Report, societal attitudes toward other or nontraditional religions are reported to be… (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (SRI_A201)
TOTAL%
0) Open and tolerant7136.2
.5) 2010.2
1) 110553.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
16) According to the Report, what are social attitudes towards conversions to other religions? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (SRI_B_01)
TOTAL%
0) No problems reported13769.9
.333) 126.1
.667) 2211.2
1) 12512.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
17) According to the Report, what are social attitudes towards conversions to other religions? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (SRI_B201)
TOTAL%
0) No problems reported13769.9
.5) 126.1
1) 14724.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
18) According to the Report, do traditional attitudes and/or edicts of the clerical establishment strongly discourage proselytizing [trying to win converts]? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (SRI_C_01)
TOTAL%
0) No14373.0
1) Attitudes and/or clerics5327.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
19) According to the Report, do established or existing religions try to shut out other religions in any way? (SRI_D_01)
TOTAL%
0) No12563.8
1) Yes7136.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
20) According to the Report, what is the situation regarding social movements in relation to religious brands in the country? [Answers to SOCMV201+ SOCMV301 are combined] (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (SRI_E_01)
TOTAL%
0) 12664.3
.333) 189.2
.667) 2211.2
1) 3015.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
21) GFI: Government Favoritism Index (GFI_01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1964.7463
22) According to the Report, what is the balance of Government funding (including 'in kind' such as funding buildings) to the religious sector? (GFI_A_01)
TOTAL%
0) No funding7638.8
.333) 84.1
.667) 8241.8
1) 13015.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
23) According to the Report, to what extent is there a Favored (or Established) Religious Brand? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (GFI_B_01)
TOTAL%
0) None or all religious brands are treated the same4020.4
.333) 2412.2
.667) 5729.1
1) 17538.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
24) According to the Report, how does the Government subsidize Religion [included 'in kind' to organizations run by religions, e.g., hospitals, schools, etc.]? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (GFI_C_01)
TOTAL%
0) No subsidies or equal to all (e.g., all are tax exempt)6633.7
.2) 2713.8
.4) 105.1
.6) 168.2
.8) 4724.0
1) 13015.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
25) According to the Report, does the Government fund some things related to religion? (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (GFI_D_01)
TOTAL%
0) No6231.6
.5) 2914.8
1) 110553.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
26) Sum of the following variables: SCHOOL01 + BLDGS01 + SALARY01 + MEDIA01 + CHARIT01 + ACTIV01. (FUNDEX01)
TOTAL%
0) 7236.7
1) 94.6
2) 3517.9
3) 42.0
4) 2010.2
6) 189.2
7) 10.5
8) 157.7
9) 21.0
10) 115.6
11) 10.5
12) 84.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
27) Sum of the following variables: SCHOOL01 + BLDGS01 + SALARY01 + MEDIA01 + CHARIT01 + ACTIV01 (Rescaled to range from 0 to 1.) (GFI_E_01)
TOTAL%
0) 7236.7
.083) 94.6
.167) 3517.9
.178) 10.5
.25) 42.0
.333) 2010.2
.5) 178.7
.583) 10.5
.667) 157.7
.75) 21.0
.833) 115.6
.917) 10.5
1) 84.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
28) United Nations Region (UNREG01)
TOTAL%
2) Australia/New Zealand21.0
3) Caribbean136.6
4) Central America84.1
5) East Africa178.6
6) East Asia94.6
7) Eastern Europe105.1
8) Melanesia42.0
9) Micronesia (Region)52.5
10) Middle Africa94.6
11) Northern Africa73.6
12) Northern America10.5
13) Northern Europe105.1
14) Polynesia31.5
15) South-central Asia147.1
16) South-eastern Asia115.6
17) South America126.1
18) Southern Africa52.5
19) Southern Europe147.1
20) Western Africa168.1
21) Western Asia189.1
22) Western Europe94.6
TOTAL197100.0
29) State Department Reporting Region (REGION01)
TOTAL%
1) Africa4824.5
2) East Asia and Pacific3417.3
3) Europe and Eurasia5226.5
4) Near East and North Africa2010.2
5) South Asia84.1
6) Western Hemisphere3417.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
30) What year is this Report for? (RPTYR01)
TOTAL%
2001) 196100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
31) How many pages long is the Report? (PAGES01)
TOTAL%
0) 31.5
2) 6533.2
3) 5427.6
4) 2914.8
5) 199.7
6) 115.6
7) 42.0
8) 21.0
9) 31.5
11) 10.5
12) 10.5
13) 31.5
16) 10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
32) Is there an "Appended Report" on embedded territory [indicated at top of Report]? (APPX01)
TOTAL%
0) No19096.9
1) Yes63.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
33) Does the Introduction section of the Report mention that there is a Constitution? (CONST_01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes17589.3
1) No Constitution, but Report says "law functions in its place"84.1
2) No136.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
34) Does the Introduction section of the Report mention that the Constitution provides for freedom of religion? (FREECO01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes16785.2
1) No Constitution, but Report says law provides for "freedom of religion"136.6
2) No168.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
35) Does the Introduction section of the Report mention that the Government "generally respects" this right in practice? (GVRESP01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes10654.1
1) Yes, but exceptions or restrictions are mentioned.4724.0
2) The phrase 'generally respects' is not used.4321.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
36) Does the Introduction section or any other section of the Report mention that there is some sort of favored religion(s)? (ESTRL001)
TOTAL%
0) No10453.1
1) Yes9246.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
37) Does the Introduction section or any other section of the Report mention that there is some sort of state religion(s)? (ESTRL101)
TOTAL%
0) No15780.1
1) Yes3919.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
38) Does the Introduction section or any other section of the Report mention that there is some sort of official religion(s)? (ESTRL201)
TOTAL%
0) No15478.6
1) Yes4221.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
39) Does the Introduction section or any other section of the Report mention that there is some sort of established religion(s)? (ESTRL301)
TOTAL%
0) No14674.5
1) Yes5025.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
40) Does the Introduction section or any other section of the Report mention that there is some sort of historical religion(s)? (ESTRL401)
TOTAL%
0) No13267.3
1) Yes6432.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
41) Does the Introduction section or any other section of the Report mention that there is some sort of official religious philosophy or doctrine(s)? (ESTRL501)
TOTAL%
0) No17086.7
1) Yes2613.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
42) Does the Introduction section or any other section of the Report mention that there is some sort of favored religion: other (explain in notes)? (ESTRL601)
TOTAL%
0) No19197.4
1) Yes52.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
43) Does the Introduction section of the Report mention that there was a change in the status of respect for religious freedom? (CHNG01)
TOTAL%
0) No change17890.8
1) Positive change94.6
2) Negative change94.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
44) Does the Introduction section of the Report specifically mention that the government policy contributes to the generally free practice of religion? (GPOLIC01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes9146.4
1) Yes, but exceptions are mentioned178.7
2) No8844.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
45) Does the Introduction section of the Report mention that the relationships among religions in society are generally amicable? (AMIC01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes10754.6
1) Yes, but exceptions are mentioned5126.0
2) No3819.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
46) Does the Introduction section of the Report mention that the US Government discusses religious freedom issues with the government? (USGOV01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes18795.4
1) No94.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
47) In the Report, are isolated social tensions (tensions caused by infrequent and unrelated incidents) reported? (TENSE101)
TOTAL%
0) No4623.5
1) Yes15076.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
48) In the Report, are regional social tensions (tensions associated with specific region of the country) reported? (TENSE201)
TOTAL%
0) No10352.6
1) Yes9347.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
49) In the Report, are national social tensions (tensions which affect the whole country) reported? (TENSE301)
TOTAL%
0) No11257.1
1) Yes8442.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
50) In the Report, are international social tensions (tensions due to events occurring in another country or a relationship with another country) reported? (TENSE401)
TOTAL%
0) No15679.6
1) 14020.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
51) In the Report, which is mentioned about social tension(s)? (TNSCHG01)
TOTAL%
0) No change16785.2
1) Decreasing84.1
2) Increasing2110.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
52) According to the Report, was this country a victim of terrorism? [In coding, the word "terrorism" must have appeared in the Report. Terrorism is not inferred to exist if it was not specifically mentioned.] (TEROR101)
TOTAL%
0) No18895.9
1) Limited84.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
53) According to the Report, was this country a respondent to terrorism? [The word "terrorism" must appear in the Report. Terrorism is not inferred to exist if it was not specifically mentioned.] (TEROR201)
TOTAL%
0) No18895.9
1) Limited84.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
54) According to the Report, was this country a perpetrator of terrorism? [The word "terrorism" must appear in the Report. Terrorism is not inferred to exist if it was not specifically mentioned.] (TEROR301)
TOTAL%
0) No18795.4
1) Limited94.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
55) According to the Report, how did terrorism affect daily life during the period of the Report? (TERRLF01)
TOTAL%
0) Did not impede18795.4
1) One impediment21.0
2) More than one impediment63.1
3) Daily threat/impediments10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
56) According to the Report, did terrorism impede religious practice? (TERRRL01)
TOTAL%
0) No18996.4
1) Yes73.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
57) According to the Report, what is the land area in square miles? (AREA_01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL197307236.85881286
58) According to the Report, what is the approximate population? (POP_01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL19524342133.897146293
59) What is the percentage of the largest religion or religious brand? (888=Brand identified but percentage not given, 999=percentage not given or not applicable) (LG1PCT01)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL197165.093278
60) What is the largest religion? (LG1REL01)
TOTAL%
0) Atheism10.5
1) Christian (unspecified)178.6
2) Catholic6231.5
3) Orthodox Christian73.6
4) Protestant94.6
5) Anglican/Episcopal42.0
6) Muslim (unspecified)199.6
7) Muslim Sunni2110.7
8) Muslim Shi'a31.5
9) Muslim (other)42.0
11) Animist/Indigenous/Traditional21.0
12) Hindu (unspecified)42.0
14) Buddhist (unspecified)84.1
15) Buddhist (other)31.5
19) Other2211.2
999) Not given or not applicable115.6
TOTAL197100.0
61) What is the percentage of the second-largest religion or religious brand? (888=Brand identified but percentage not given, 999=percentage not given or not applicable) (LG2PCT01)
TOTAL%
0) 10.5
1) 84.1
2) 31.5
3) 84.1
4) 94.6
5) 105.1
6) 21.0
6.2) 10.5
7) 31.5
8) 52.5
9) 73.6
10) 168.1
11) 52.5
12) 21.0
13) 31.5
14) 31.5
15) 94.6
16) 10.5
17) 42.0
18) 42.0
19) 42.0
20) 31.5
21) 31.5
22) 52.5
23) 21.0
24) 10.5
25) 31.5
26) 21.0
27) 21.0
28) 10.5
29) 31.5
30) 73.6
31) 10.5
33) 52.5
34) 10.5
35) 21.0
36) 21.0
38) 21.0
40) 84.1
44) 10.5
45) 21.0
47) 10.5
50) 10.5
888) 63.0
999) 2512.7
TOTAL197100.0
62) What is the second-largest religion? (LG2REL01)
TOTAL%
0) Atheism63.0
1) Christian (unspecified)2010.2
2) Catholic157.6
3) Orthodox Christian84.1
4) Protestant2110.7
5) Anglican/Episcopal31.5
6) Muslim (unspecified)2110.7
7) Muslim Sunni52.5
8) Muslim Shi'a52.5
9) Muslim (other)42.0
11) Animist/Indigenous/Traditional84.1
12) Hindu (unspecified)42.0
13) Hindu (other)21.0
14) Buddhist (unspecified)31.5
15) Buddhist (other)10.5
16) Tao10.5
17) Shinto10.5
19) Other4422.3
999) Not given or not applicable2512.7
TOTAL197100.0
63) What is the percentage of the third-largest religion or religious brand? (888=Brand identified but percentage not given, 999=percentage not given or not applicable) (LG3PCT01)
TOTAL%
0) 10.5
.3) 10.5
1) 2010.2
1.5) 10.5
2) 126.1
3) 147.1
4) 136.6
5) 147.1
6) 21.0
7) 73.6
8) 52.5
10) 126.1
12) 31.5
13) 21.0
14) 10.5
15) 31.5
16) 52.5
17) 31.5
18) 10.5
19) 21.0
20) 63.0
22) 10.5
24) 10.5
25) 21.0
30) 21.0
35) 10.5
888) 31.5
999) 5929.9
TOTAL197100.0
64) What is the third-largest religion? (LG3REL01)
TOTAL%
0) Atheism42.0
1) Christian (unspecified)168.1
2) Catholic136.6
3) Orthodox Christian31.5
4) Protestant115.6
5) Anglican/Episcopal21.0
6) Muslim (unspecified)178.6
7) Muslim Sunni31.5
8) Muslim Shi'a10.5
9) Muslim (other)52.5
10) Jewish52.5
11) Animist/Indigenous/Traditional94.6
13) Hindu (other)10.5
14) Buddhist (unspecified)10.5
19) Other4723.9
999) Not given or not applicable5929.9
TOTAL197100.0
65) What is the percentage of the fourth-largest religion or religious brand? (999=percentage not given or not applicable) (LG4PCT01)
TOTAL%
.1) 10.5
.4) 10.5
1) 2010.2
1.4) 10.5
2) 178.6
3) 42.0
4) 84.1
5) 63.0
6) 31.5
7) 42.0
8) 10.5
9) 21.0
10) 31.5
13) 10.5
14) 10.5
15) 10.5
16) 10.5
17) 10.5
20) 10.5
888) 31.5
999) 11759.4
TOTAL197100.0
66) What is the fourth-largest religion? (LG4REL01)
TOTAL%
0) Atheism52.5
1) Christian (unspecified)42.0
2) Catholic52.5
3) Orthodox Christian31.5
4) Protestant126.1
6) Muslim (unspecified)105.1
8) Muslim Shi'a10.5
9) Muslim (other)21.0
10) Jewish42.0
11) Animist/Indigenous/Traditional10.5
12) Hindu (unspecified)52.5
19) Other2814.2
999) Not given or not applicable11759.4
TOTAL197100.0
67) What is the percentage of the fifth-largest religion or religious brand? (999=percentage not given or not applicable) (LG5PCT01)
TOTAL%
0) 10.5
.01) 21.0
1) 2110.7
2) 94.6
3) 21.0
4) 31.5
5) 10.5
6) 10.5
10) 10.5
12) 10.5
999) 15578.7
TOTAL197100.0
68) What is the fifth-largest religion? (LG5REL01)
TOTAL%
1) Christian (unspecified)21.0
2) Catholic21.0
3) Orthodox Christian10.5
4) Protestant21.0
6) Muslim (unspecified)31.5
8) Muslim Shi'a10.5
9) Muslim (other)21.0
10) Jewish21.0
11) Animist/Indigenous/Traditional21.0
12) Hindu (unspecified)10.5
14) Buddhist (unspecified)42.0
19) Other2010.2
999) Not given or not applicable15578.7
TOTAL197100.0
69) Are Jehovah's Witnesses mentioned anywhere in Report? (JW_01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned8844.9
1) Mentioned10855.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
70) Is Ba'hai mentioned anywhere in Report? (BHAI_01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned9749.5
1) Mentioned9950.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
71) Are the Jewish mentioned anywhere in Report? (JEW_01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned9246.9
1) Mentioned10453.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
72) Are Baptists mentioned anywhere in Report? (BAPT_01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned11056.1
1) Mentioned8643.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
73) Are Mormons mentioned anywhere in Report? (MORM_01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned10252.0
1) Mentioned9448.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
74) Is Sufi mentioned anywhere in Report? (SUFI_01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned19096.9
1) Mentioned63.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
75) Is Scientology mentioned anywhere in Report? (SCIENT01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned17287.8
1) Mentioned2412.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
76) Are other religions mentioned anywhere in Report? (OTHERS01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned3819.4
1) Mentioned15880.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
77) According to the Report, is living in some sections of the country related to religious affiliation? (RESIDE01)
TOTAL%
0) No or not related8442.9
1) Yes, but only in some parts of the country9749.5
2) Yes, where you live largely seems to determine religious affiliation157.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
78) According to the Report, do religious considerations affect out migration, i.e., moving out of the country? (EMMIGR01)
TOTAL%
0) No or not affected15076.5
1) People choose to move due to religious considerations157.7
2) People are forced to move due to religious considerations3115.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
79) According to the Report, do religious considerations affect internal migration? [i.e., movement within or into the country (incl. denying entry)] (IMMIGR01)
TOTAL%
0) No or not affected14171.9
1) People choose to move due to religious considerations157.7
2) People are forced to move due to religious considerations4020.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
80) According to the Report, do people face hassles if they do not belong to the dominant religion(s) of the country? (NATID01)
TOTAL%
0) No6231.6
1) Yes, but the hassles are spoken of in general, undocumented terms189.2
2) Yes, in ways documented in the Report11659.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
81) According to the Report, is ethnic identity related to religious affiliation? (ETHNIC01)
TOTAL%
0) No or not related9448.0
1) For one ethnicity it is related2311.7
2) Many ethnicities are related to specific religious affiliations7437.8
3) Ethnicity seems inseparable from religious affiliation52.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
82) According to the Report, were there any land or property disputes? (LAND01)
TOTAL%
0) No10754.6
1) Yes, internal8342.3
2) Yes, international63.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
83) According to the Report, were there any religiously-related land or property disputes? (LANDRL01)
TOTAL%
0) No11056.1
1) Yes, internal8442.9
2) Yes, international21.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
84) According to the Report, what type of "holy sites" are in the country, e.g., shrines or places of pilgrimage? (SACRED01)
TOTAL%
0) None17689.8
1) Local31.5
2) National63.1
3) International115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
85) According to the Report, did tensions occur related to holy sites? (SACRE201)
TOTAL%
0) No17689.8
1) In the past31.5
2) Yes, during present Report178.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
86) According to the Report, do the numbers or percentages of religious adherents reported by officials have the following characteristics: some evidence suggests officials inflate the numbers or percentages? (HONST101)
TOTAL%
0) No19298.0
1) Yes42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
87) According to the Report, do the numbers or percentages of religious adherents reported by officials have the following characteristics: officials inflate the numbers or percentages? (HONST201)
TOTAL%
0) No19599.5
1) Yes10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
88) According to the Report, do the numbers or percentages of religious adherents reported by officials have the following characteristics: not permitted to collect such information? (HONST301)
TOTAL%
0) No196100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
89) According to the Report, do the numbers or percentages of religious adherents reported by officials have the following characteristics: numbers not officially collected? (HONST401)
TOTAL%
0) No18895.9
1) Yes84.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
90) According to the Report, do the numbers or percentages of religious adherents reported by officials have the following characteristics: officials ignore or deflate the numbers or percentages of some religions? (HONST501)
TOTAL%
0) No18895.9
1) Yes84.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
91) According to the Report, are census numbers (not just %) reported? Assume census numbers if they are specific to the last digit or if the Report specifically mentions that the numbers come from census data. (EXACT01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes, for religions and population figures73.6
1) Yes, for population only2713.8
2) Yes, for religions only2010.2
3) No14272.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
92) According to the Report, are there foreign missionaries working in the country? (MSSY0501)
TOTAL%
0) Yes11759.7
1) Yes, but limited to certain regions or limited in some other way6432.7
2) No157.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
93) According to the Report, how is freedom of religion described? (FREERL01)
TOTAL%
0) Law/Constitution provides for freedom of religion and the Government 'generally respects' this right in practice.7337.2
1) Law/Constitution provides for freedom of religion and the Government generally respects this right in practice, but some problems exist, e.g., in certain localities.6935.2
2) Limited and/or rights not protected or restricted.4321.9
3) Does not exist115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
94) What does the Report indicate about Government protection for religious freedom? (GVLVLS01)
TOTAL%
0) Protects at all levels7739.3
1) Protects at some levels8141.3
2) Does not protect3819.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
95) According to the Report, what is the type of State or Official Religion? (GVTYPE01)
TOTAL%
0) Secular (or no state religion specified)15177.0
2) Christian136.6
3) Islamic2512.8
4) Jewish10.5
5) Buddhist42.0
6) Nonsecular/Theistic10.5
7) Hindu10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
96) According to the Report, does the Government interfere with an individual's right to worship? (GVINTF01)
TOTAL%
0) No7236.7
1) Some interference8342.3
2) Severe interference4120.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
97) Does the Report say the Government promotes interfaith understanding? (UNDERS01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes9146.4
1) No10553.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
98) According to the Report, what is the nature of government or public holidays? (GVHOLI01)
TOTAL%
0) Not religious or equally respectful of all religions11056.1
1) Includes holidays from more than one religion3417.3
2) Dominated by one religion94.6
3) Only one religion's holidays are mentioned4321.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
99) According to the Report, does the Government fund some things related to religion? (GVFUND01)
TOTAL%
0) No6231.6
1) The Report does not mention funding, but it gives support that probably includes funding.2110.7
2) Yes, but equal funding for each religion84.1
3) Yes, but funding is not equal for all10553.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
100) [Answered if GVFUN_01 = 2 or 3.] If the Report indicates that the Government does fund some things related to religion, what religious things does the Report say are funded by the Government: education/schools? (SCHOOL01)
TOTAL%
0) No9649.0
1) Yes, but equal funding for each religion136.6
2) Yes, but funding is not equal for all8744.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
101) [Answered if GVFUN01 = 2 or 3.] If the Report indicates that the Government does fund some things related to religion, what religious things does the Report say are funded by the Government: buildings/upkeep/repair? (BLDGS01)
TOTAL%
0) No12262.2
1) Yes, but equal funding for each religion73.6
2) Yes, but funding is not equal for all6734.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
102) [Answered if GVFUN01 = 2 or 3.] If the Report indicates that the Government does fund some things related to religion, what religious things does the Report say are funded by the Government: clergy salary/benefits? (SALARY01)
TOTAL%
0) No15579.1
1) Yes, but equal funding for each religion10.5
2) Yes, but funding is not equal for all4020.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
103) [Answered if GVFUN01 = 2 or 3.] If the Report indicates that the Government does fund some things related to religion, what religious things does the Report say are funded by the Government: print/broadcast media? (MEDIA01)
TOTAL%
0) No16684.7
1) Yes, but equal funding for each religion21.0
2) Yes, but funding is not equal for all2814.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
104) [Answered if GVFUN01 = 2 or 3.] If the Report indicates that the Government does fund some things related to religion, what religious things does the Report say are funded by the Government: charity/public service work? (CHARIT01)
TOTAL%
0) No16282.7
1) Yes, but equal funding for each religion21.0
2) Yes, but funding is not equal for all3216.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
105) [Answered if GVFUN01 = 2 or 3.] If the Report indicates that the Government does fund some things related to religion, what religious things does the Report say are funded by the Government: religious practice or mission work? (ACTIV01)
TOTAL%
0) No14171.9
1) Yes, but equal funding for each religion21.0
2) Yes, but funding is not equal for all5327.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
106) According to the Report, does the Government require religions to register for any reason? [This includes registration to get privileges, legal status, etc.] (REGIST01)
TOTAL%
0) No6633.7
1) Yes, but in a nondiscriminatory way5829.6
2) Yes, in a discriminatory way7236.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
107) Does the Report mention that religious education is prohibited for children or those less than 18 years old? (REGED101)
TOTAL%
0) No18996.4
1) Yes73.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
108) Does the Report mention that religious education is optionally offered in public schools? (REGED201)
TOTAL%
0) No13267.3
1) Yes6432.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
109) Does the Report mention that religious education is required in public schools? (REGED301)
TOTAL%
0) No14473.5
1) Yes5226.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
110) Does the Report mention that only one religion's education is permitted in any school? (REGED401)
TOTAL%
0) No17187.2
1) Yes2512.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
111) Does the Report mention that religious education is optionally offered in non-government schools? (REGED501)
TOTAL%
0) No10855.1
1) Yes8844.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
112) Does the Report mention that religious education is required in non-government schools? (REGED601)
TOTAL%
0) No18493.9
1) Yes126.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
113) According to the Report, what does the Government do in relationship to civilian clergy: regulate civilian clergy? (GVCLG101)
TOTAL%
0) No16684.7
1) Yes3015.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
114) According to the Report, what does the Government do in relationship to civilian clergy: subsidize civilian clergy? (GVCLG201)
TOTAL%
0) No16383.2
1) Yes3316.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
115) According to the Report, what does the Government do in relationship to civilian clergy: approve civilian clergy (approval power)? (GVCLG301)
TOTAL%
0) No17086.7
1) Yes2613.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
116) According to the Report, is proselytizing, public preaching, or conversion limited or restricted? (PR_CON01)
TOTAL%
0) No11659.2
1) Yes, but for all religions2311.7
2) Yes, but only for some religions5729.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
117) According to the Report, is religious literature and/or broadcasting limited or restricted? (LITBRD01)
TOTAL%
0) No12664.3
1) Literature is2713.8
2) Broadcasting/audio-visual media is178.7
3) Both are2613.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
118) According to the Report, does the Government regulate or grant religious property or construction rights in special ways? (PROPTY01)
TOTAL%
0) No10955.6
1) Yes8744.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
119) According to the Report, do laws (e.g., personal status laws) and/or official practices take into account a person's religion (e.g., do official ID cards state a person's religion)? (STATUS01)
TOTAL%
0) No14574.0
1) Yes5126.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
120) According to the Report, are foreign missionaries allowed to operate? (MSSNRY01)
TOTAL%
0) Allowed with no limits reported11860.2
1) Allowed, but within restrictive limits6633.7
2) Prohibited126.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
121) According to the Report, must foreign missionaries register with or obtain special missionary visas from the Government? (MSYREG01)
TOTAL%
0) No12965.8
1) Yes, but only some must63.1
2) Yes they must6131.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
122) According to the Report, what is the Government's relationship to the Vatican or other such international religious authorities (Anglican, Orthodox, Dalai Lama, etc.)? (CATHOL01)
TOTAL%
0) None17187.2
1) Historical ties only73.6
2) Concordat or other privileged status147.1
3) Antagonisms42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
123) According to the Report, are religious organizations taxed? (TAXORG01)
TOTAL%
0) No13066.3
1) Yes168.2
2) Yes, but only some are5025.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
124) According to the Report, are donations to religious organizations tax deductible (for the donors)? (TAXEMT01)
TOTAL%
0) No18292.9
1) Yes10.5
2) Yes, but must be a registered religious organization94.6
3) Yes, but only for some religious brands42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
125) According to the Report, do Government revenues [including those from taxes] support religious organizations? [Assumed tax revenues are involved if government gives support.] (TAXSPT01)
TOTAL%
0) No8141.3
1) Yes, with citizen consent21.0
2) Yes11357.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
126) According to the Report, what is the nature of political parties (in practice)? (PARTY01)
TOTAL%
0) All political parties are secular.14272.4
1) Correlation between political party and religion.4321.9
2) Political parties can be religious or secular.115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
127) According to the Report, are there laws regulating daily life based on (biased towards) religion? (RELIFE01)
TOTAL%
0) No15579.1
1) Yes4120.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
128) According to the Report, are there religiously-biased laws (e.g., laws specifically supporting a religious brand) regarding the Sabbath (e.g., blue laws)? [Answered if RELIFE01 = 1.] (SABB01)
TOTAL%
0) Nothing or no law(s)18393.4
1) Law(s) exist136.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
129) According to the Report, are there religiously-biased laws (e.g., laws specifically supporting a religious brand) regarding travel? [Answered if RELIFE01 = 1.] (TRAVEL01)
TOTAL%
0) Nothing or no law(s)17388.3
1) Law(s) exist2311.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
130) According to the Report, are there religiously-biased laws (e.g., laws specifically supporting a religious brand) regarding employment? [Answered if RELIFE01 = 1.] (WORK01)
TOTAL%
0) Nothing or no law(s)16885.7
1) Law(s) exist2814.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
131) According to the Report, are there religiously-biased laws (e.g., laws specifically supporting a religious brand) regarding economic activities? [Answered if RELIFE01 = 1.] (ECON01)
TOTAL%
0) Nothing or no law(s)17689.8
1) Law(s) exist2010.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
132) According to the Report, are there religiously-biased laws (e.g., laws specifically supporting a religious brand) regarding entertainment? [Answered if RELIFE01 = 1.] (ENTM01)
TOTAL%
0) Nothing or no law(s)18192.3
1) Law(s) exist157.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
133) According to the Report, are there religiously-biased laws (e.g., laws specifically supporting a religious brand) regarding diet (food, alcohol, fasting)? [Answered if RELIFE01 = 1.] (DIET01)
TOTAL%
0) Nothing or no law(s)18594.4
1) Law(s) exist115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
134) According to the Report, does the Government have the power to recognize or not recognize religious leaders (i.e.,"defrock" them)? (LEADER01)
TOTAL%
0) No16483.7
1) Yes, but not practiced10.5
2) Yes, practiced for main religion178.7
3) Yes, practiced for other religions147.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
135) According to the Report, does the Government have the power to recognize or not recognize religious chaplains (i.e.,"defrock" them)? (GVCHAP01)
TOTAL%
0) No18895.9
1) Yes, but not practiced or just some evidence10.5
3) Yes, practiced for other religions73.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
136) According to the Report, does the military have the power to recognize or not recognize religious chaplains (i.e.,"defrock" them)? (MLCHAP01)
TOTAL%
0) No18795.4
1) Yes, but not practiced or just some evidence10.5
3) Yes, practiced for other religions84.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
137) According to the Report, does the military have religious chaplains? (MLCHP201)
TOTAL%
0) No17790.3
1) Yes, for any religion that has service members42.0
2) Yes, for some religions84.1
3) Yes, Yes, for only majority religions21.0
4) Yes, for one religion only52.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
138) According to the Report, is there a Concordat with the Vatican? [A Concordat is a special agreement or contact with the Vatican.] (CONCOR01)
TOTAL%
0) No18091.8
1) No, but there is a historic relationship10.5
2) No, but there is a special relationship73.6
3) Yes84.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
139) According to the Report, does the Government have agreements or special arrangements with religions (including with religious institutions such as hospitals)? (AGRRM01)
TOTAL%
0) No7538.3
1) Yes with a certain set6734.2
2) Yes with only one religious brand5427.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
140) According to the Report, is blasphemy prohibited by law? [Note: Blasphemy is speaking against God; Apostasy is denying one's religion.] (BLASPH01)
TOTAL%
0) No19197.4
1) Yes, but it is not enforced10.5
3) Yes, it is enforced for all within the country's borders42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
141) According to the Report, does Government policy and practice contribute to the relatively free practice of religion? (POLICY01)
TOTAL%
0) No5930.1
1) Only policy does3316.8
2) Only practice does52.6
3) Both do9950.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
142) In the Report (at the end of the "Restrictions Section"), does it say there were reports of religious prisoners or detainees? (RPRISO01)
TOTAL%
0) No14976.0
1) Yes, but very limited178.7
2) Yes and numerous3015.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
143) According to the Report, are religious groups required to subscribe to an Agreement or other set of religion-specific regulations for public activities including registration needed for public meetings? (AGREMT01)
TOTAL%
0) No13669.4
1) Yes, all are2814.3
2) Yes, but only some are3216.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
144) In the Report, count the number of cases of restrictions on religious practice due to laws. A case includes numbers of people and/or types of laws. You will need to consider the whole Report. (LAWPRA01)
TOTAL%
0) No cases given5930.1
1) One case given3015.3
2) Two to three cases given2412.2
3) More than three cases given8342.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
145) According to the Report, are people, based on religious identity or activity, discriminated against? (DISCRM01)
TOTAL%
0) No5427.6
1) Yes, some are13870.4
2) Yes, all are42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
146) According to the Report, are people threatened by the Government or its security/military forces, based on religion? (THRTGV01)
TOTAL%
0) No13669.4
1) Yes, some are5729.1
2) Yes, all are31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
147) According to the Report, are people threatened by social movements or political parties, based on religion? (THRTMV01)
TOTAL%
0) No13367.9
1) Yes, some are6030.6
2) Yes, all are31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
148) According to the Report, are people put into prison based on religion? (PRISON01)
TOTAL%
0) No13468.4
1) Yes, some are6030.6
2) Yes, all are21.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
149) According to the Report, are people 'stigmatized' by the government (e.g., caste designation, different passport cover, etc.) based on religion? (STIGMA01)
TOTAL%
0) No16383.2
1) Yes, some are3115.8
2) Yes, all are21.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
150) According to the Report, are people excluded from certain (nonreligious) jobs based on religion? (JOBEXC01)
TOTAL%
0) No13166.8
1) Yes, some are6432.7
2) Yes, all are10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
151) According to the Report, must religions receive a permit or be registered to meet? (PERMIT01)
TOTAL%
0) No14775.0
1) Yes, all must3819.4
2) Yes, but only some115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
152) According to the Report, are people in jail permitted to practice their religion, including having access to Scripture? (JAILRS01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes, all are18594.4
1) Yes, but only some are52.6
2) No63.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
153) According to the Report, are people in the military permitted to practice their religion, including nonparticipation in religion? (ARMY01)
TOTAL%
0) Yes18091.8
1) No168.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
154) According to the Report, does the State (i.e., Government) defer to religious authorities on life issues [see below]? [This variable was marked as "Yes" if any variable below between MARRY01 and SITE01 had a response other than "0" = "Without control by religion."] (LIFE01)
TOTAL%
0) No15177.0
1) Yes4523.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
155) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as marriages recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (MARRY01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)15780.1
1) With some controls by a religion(s)115.6
2) Only if recognized by an approved religion(s)157.7
3) State defers to a single religious authority136.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
156) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as divorces recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (DIVORC01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)16383.2
1) With some controls by a religion(s)94.6
2) Only if recognized by an approved religion(s)115.6
3) State defers to a single religious authority136.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
157) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as burials recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (BURY01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)18091.8
1) With some controls by a religion(s)63.1
2) Only if recognized by an approved religion(s)42.0
3) State defers to a single religious authority63.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
158) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as citizenship rights recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (CITZ01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)18393.4
2) Only if recognized by an approved religion(s)21.0
3) State defers to a single religious authority115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
159) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as residence rights recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (RESI01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)18996.4
1) With some controls by a religion(s)10.5
2) Only if recognized by an approved religion(s)21.0
3) State defers to a single religious authority42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
160) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as immigration rights recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (IMMI01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)18895.9
1) With some controls by a religion(s)21.0
2) Only if recognized by an approved religion(s)31.5
3) State defers to a single religious authority31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
161) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as ethnic (nationality) rights recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (ETHNAT01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)19298.0
1) With some controls by a religion(s)10.5
3) State defers to a single religious authority31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
162) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as adultery recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (ADULTY01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)18292.9
1) With some controls by a religion(s)31.5
2) Only if recognized by an approved religion(s)52.6
3) State defers to a single religious authority63.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
163) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as the right to convert recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (CONVR201)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)17991.3
1) With some controls by a religion(s)31.5
2) Only if recognized by an approved religion(s)21.0
3) State defers to a single religious authority126.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
164) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as the right to hajj or other pilgrimage recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (HAJJ01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)19197.4
1) With some controls by a religion(s)10.5
3) State defers to a single religious authority42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
165) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as visiting this country for religious purposes recognized by the state? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (VISIT01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)19197.4
1) With some controls by a religion(s)10.5
3) State defers to a single religious authority42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
166) If the Report indicates that the State (i.e., Government) defers to religious authorities on life issues, how are life issues such as the following ones recognized by the state? How are holy sites or religious properties protected by and recognized by the State? [Answered if LIFE01 = 1.] (SITE01)
TOTAL%
0) Without control by religion(s)18895.9
1) With some controls by a religion(s)42.0
3) State defers to a single religious authority42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
167) According to the Report, do comity agreements (e.g., agreement that gives a missionary group dominance over an area) exist between missionaries and the state? (COMITY01)
TOTAL%
0) No19599.5
1) Yes, in past only10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
168) According to the Report, are allegations reported of discrimination in education, housing and/or employment based on religion? (DISCR201)
TOTAL%
0) No discrimination10553.6
1) Some discrimination4925.0
2) Widespread discrimination3919.9
3) Caste-like system31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
169) According to the Report, what is the religious proportional balance at universities by proportion of the nation's population? (UNIV01)
TOTAL%
0) A proportional balance17689.8
1) Have some imbalance94.6
2) Are highly imbalanced94.6
3) Only have students of one religion or belief21.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
170) According to the Report, what is the religious proportional balance of professional jobs by proportion of the nation's population? (PROF01)
TOTAL%
0) A proportional balance16986.2
1) Have some imbalance168.2
2) Are highly imbalanced115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
171) According to the Report, what is the religious proportional balance of business jobs by proportion of the nation's population? (BUSINE01)
TOTAL%
0) A proportional balance17589.3
1) Have some imbalance84.1
2) Are highly imbalanced126.1
3) Only have workers of one religion or belief10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
172) According to the Report, what is the balance of Government funding (including 'in kind' such as funding buildings) to the religious sector? (FUNDRL01)
TOTAL%
0) No funding7638.8
1) A proportional balance84.1
2) Has imbalance8241.8
3) Only goes to one religion or belief3015.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
173) According to the Report, when a person sells or buys land or property, do laws or practices benefit or discriminate based on religion? (LANDB01)
TOTAL%
0) Has nothing to do with religion beyond religious sites16785.2
1) Favors religions based on locale168.2
2) Favors one religion or religious brand136.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
174) According to the Report, do settlement and expansion policies (e.g., internal migration policies) have anything to do with religion? (STTLMT01)
TOTAL%
0) Nothing to do with religion beyond holy sites16684.7
1) Some general relation to religion147.1
2) Highly related to religion or belief168.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
175) According to the Report, do legal rights of males and females have anything to do with religion? (GENDER01)
TOTAL%
0) No16282.7
3) Yes, gender inequities for one gender3417.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
176) According to the Report, do divorce rights and/or adultery's legal status have anything to do with religion? (GENDR201)
TOTAL%
0) No16383.2
1) Yes, with no favoritism21.0
2) Yes, and favors men3115.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
177) According to the Report, are the following prohibited or required by law: scarves or head coverings for women? (DRESS101)
TOTAL%
0) No18192.3
1) Yes157.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
178) According to the Report, are the following prohibited or required by law: beards for men? (DRESS201)
TOTAL%
0) No19499.0
1) Yes21.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
179) According to the Report, are the following prohibited or required by law: any religiously-worn symbol like a cross? (DRESS301)
TOTAL%
0) No19298.0
1) Yes42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
180) According to the Report, are the following prohibited or required by law: other (explain in notes)? (DRESS401)
TOTAL%
0) No19298.0
1) Yes42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
181) According to the Report, has there been any harassment of minority religious groups? (SECTS01)
TOTAL%
0) No8342.3
1) Yes, but not been recently reported31.5
2) Reported and resolved136.6
3) Reported and unresolved9749.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
182) According to the Report, is there a returning refugee situation? (REFUGE01)
TOTAL%
0) No18393.4
1) Yes and refugees return with no regard to religion42.0
2) Yes and refugees from certain religions are discriminated against by policy or practice94.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
183) According to the Report, is there a Government campaign against religion or certain religions? (CAMPAI01)
TOTAL%
0) No12463.3
1) Yes, but non-coercive168.2
2) Yes, and coercive4422.4
3) Yes, lethal126.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
184) According to the Report, is there a Government bureau that supervises religions? (BUREAU01)
TOTAL%
0) No8040.8
1) No, but consults a non-government religious advisory board21.0
2) Yes, but non-coercive7739.3
3) Yes and coercive3718.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
185) According to the Report, are killings based on religion reported? (LETHAL01)
TOTAL%
0) No14272.4
1) Yes4623.5
2) Massacres or warfare84.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
186) According to the Report, do Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand? (HARASS01)
TOTAL%
0) No9146.4
1) Yes, but isolated or confined to certain locales4925.0
2) Yes5628.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
187) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: threats? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (THREAT01)
TOTAL%
0) No13870.4
1) This happens but it is opposed by all levels of Government and security authorities84.1
2) Yes, with Government complicity, but isolated or only in certain regions2412.2
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country2613.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
188) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: demolition or confiscation of property? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (DEMOL01)
TOTAL%
0) No13568.9
1) This happens but it is opposed by all levels of Government and security authorities105.1
2) Yes, with Government complicity, but isolated or only in certain regions2814.3
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country2311.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
189) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: extortion of fines? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (FINES01)
TOTAL%
0) No17991.3
2) Yes, with Government complicity, but isolated or only in certain regions126.1
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country52.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
190) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: interrogation or surveillance or inspections? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (INTERR01)
TOTAL%
0) No13367.9
1) This happens but it is opposed by all levels of Government and security authorities31.5
2) Yes, with Government complicity, but isolated or only in certain regions2613.3
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country3417.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
191) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: detention/jail? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (DETENT01)
TOTAL%
0) No12764.8
1) This happens but it is opposed by all levels of Government and security authorities10.5
2) Yes, with Government complicity, but isolated or only in certain regions3618.4
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country3216.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
192) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: beatings? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (BEATNG01)
TOTAL%
0) No16383.2
1) This happens but it is opposed by all levels of Government and security authorities31.5
2) Yes, with Government complicity, but isolated or only in certain regions136.6
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country178.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
193) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: torture? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (TORTUR01)
TOTAL%
0) No17589.3
1) This happens but it is opposed by all levels of Government and security authorities10.5
2) Yes, with Government complicity, but isolated or only in certain regions115.6
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country94.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
194) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: excessive force? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (EXFORC01)
TOTAL%
0) No14473.5
1) This happens but it is opposed by all levels of Government and security authorities31.5
2) Yes, with Government complicity, but isolated or only in certain regions2914.8
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country2010.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
195) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: psychiatric treatment? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (PSYCH01)
TOTAL%
0) No19499.0
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country21.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
196) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: restricting the movement of certain persons? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (MOBLTY01)
TOTAL%
0) No12463.3
1) This happens but it is opposed by all levels of Government and security authorities10.5
2) Yes, with Government complicity, but isolated or only in certain regions3919.9
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country3216.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
197) If the Report indicates that the Government or security authorities harass or allow harassment based on religious brand, does the permitted harassment take the form of: pressuring the family and/or social/job networks of religious believers? [Answered only if HARASS01 = 1 or 2.] (FAMILY01)
TOTAL%
0) No17488.8
1) This happens but it is opposed by all levels of Government and security authorities10.5
2) Yes, with Government complicity, but isolated or only in certain regions52.6
3) Yes, with Government complicity, and happens throughout the country168.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
198) According to the Report, is the evidence of abuses from this country largely anecdotal or documented? (ANECDO01)
TOTAL%
0) No evidence6332.1
1) Anecdotal10.5
2) Report presents abuses that are only alleged94.6
3) Report presents abuses with clear factual references12362.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
199) According to the Report, does the Government (or military) confiscate, desecrate or destroy religious sites or facilities? (DESECR01)
TOTAL%
0) No reports13669.4
1) Isolated reports3517.9
2) Yes, frequently2512.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
200) According to the Report, does the Government censor the content of religious sermons, publications and/or broadcasts? (CENSOR01)
TOTAL%
0) No13870.4
1) Yes5829.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
201) According to the Report, does the Government control availability of religious scriptures? (LITERA01)
TOTAL%
0) No14775.0
1) Yes115.6
2) Yes and confiscation, destruction or banning occurs3819.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
202) According to the Report, does the Government coerce people to change their religion or forbid changing of religion? (COERCR01)
TOTAL%
0) No reports16684.7
1) Coerce63.1
2) Forbid105.1
3) Both coerce and forbid147.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
203) According to the Report, does the Government expel, exile, deport or deny entry to people based on their religious brand? [Note: "isolated" means less than 3 different cases reported, and not part of a strategy that involves ongoing cases.] (EXPEL01)
TOTAL%
0) No reports14473.5
1) Isolated reports2613.3
2) Ongoing activities2613.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
204) In the Report, is an improvement in respect for religious freedom reported? (IMPRV01)
TOTAL%
0) No16684.7
1) Yes3015.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
205) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: amnesty granted to religious persons? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (AMNES01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report19298.0
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor31.5
2) Mentioned in the Report as a highly significant factor10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
206) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: decline in abuses, arrests, etc.? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (DECLIN01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report18996.4
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor73.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
207) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: Government commission set up to investigate the abuses? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (GVCOM01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report19599.5
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
208) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: prosecution of those who abuse religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (PROSEC01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report19197.4
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor52.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
209) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: Government admission of past abuses? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (GVADM01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report19398.5
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
210) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: translation of key laws or publications into strategic languages promoting religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (TRANS01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report19398.5
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor21.0
2) Mentioned in the Report as a highly significant factor10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
211) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: distribution of literature promoting religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (DISTRI01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report19398.5
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
212) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: workshops or other programs promoting religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (WORKSH01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report18594.4
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
213) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: high profile events promoting religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (EVENTS01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report18895.9
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor73.6
2) Mentioned in the Report as a highly significant factor10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
214) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: UN or NGO activities advocating or promoting religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (UN01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report19096.9
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor52.6
2) Mentioned in the Report as a highly significant factor10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
215) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: dialogues promoting religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (DIALOG01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report18493.9
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor126.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
216) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: changes in laws or government policies promoting religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (LAW01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report17689.8
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor178.7
2) Mentioned in the Report as a highly significant factor31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
217) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: changes in leadership or regime that result in greater religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (REGIME01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report19298.0
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor31.5
2) Mentioned in the Report as a highly significant factor10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
218) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: changes in social attitudes promoting religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (SOCATT01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report19499.0
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor21.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
219) If the Report indicates that there has been an improvement, how did the following contribute to the improvement: changes in religious demographics or land borders that contribute to religious freedom? [Answered only if IMPRV01 = 1.] (DEMOG01)
TOTAL%
0) Not mentioned in the Report19599.5
1) Mentioned in the Report as a contributing factor10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
220) According to the Report, were there any reports of forced religious conversion? (CONVR301)
TOTAL%
0) No18795.4
1) Yes94.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
221) According to the Report, were there any reports of US minors being moved or held illegally due to religion? (MINORS01)
TOTAL%
0) No19499.0
1) Yes21.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
222) According to the Report, were there any reported abuses targeted at specific religions by terrorist organizations? (REPORT01)
TOTAL%
0) No19096.9
1) Yes63.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
223) According to the Report, how many people are reported to have been killed in the section on terrorism? [Listed actual number, or actual minimum number] (KILLD201)
TOTAL%
0) 19298.0
7) 10.5
19) 10.5
21) 10.5
100000) 10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
224) According to the Report, how many people are reported to have been injured or accosted (but not killed) in the section on terrorism? [Listed actual number, or actual minimum number] (INJURE01)
TOTAL%
0) 19398.5
6) 10.5
9) 10.5
84) 10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
225) According to the Report, how many people are reported to have been displaced or forced to move (but not killed) in the section on terrorism? [Listed actual number, or actual minimum number] (DISPLC01)
TOTAL%
0) 19599.5
20) 10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
226) According to the Report, were anti-religious statements issued following terrorist attacks by the terrorists or their sympathizers? (STATEM01)
TOTAL%
0) No196100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
227) According to the Report, was property damaged or destroyed by terrorists? (PROPT201)
TOTAL%
0) No19298.0
1) Damaged/defaced21.0
2) Destroyed21.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
228) According to the Report, who did the terrorists target? (TARGET01)
TOTAL%
1) Indiscriminate116.7
2) More than one religious brand116.7
3) One religious brand in particular466.7
Missing191 
TOTAL6100.0
229) According to the Report, were missionaries targeted by terrorists? (MSSY01)
TOTAL%
0) No19499.0
1) Yes10.5
2) Yes, and they were killed10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
230) According to the Report, were non-missionary clergy targeted by terrorists? (CLERGY01)
TOTAL%
0) No196100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
231) According to the Report, did terrorists use kidnapping? (KIDNAP01)
TOTAL%
0) No19599.5
1) Yes10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
232) According to the Report, does the Government falsely accuse religious groups (e.g., engaged in legitimate protests) of engaging in terrorism? (FALSE01)
TOTAL%
0) No19599.5
4) Yes, and they kill members of the group10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
233) According to the Report, did terrorists use graffiti as a tactic? (TYPE101)
TOTAL%
0) No196100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
234) According to the Report, did terrorists use vandalism or damage to property as a tactic? (TYPE201)
TOTAL%
0) No196100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
235) According to the Report, did terrorists use printed materials, speeches or broadcasts as tactics? (TYPE301)
TOTAL%
0) No19599.5
1) Yes10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
236) According to the Report, did terrorists use bombing or burning property as a tactic? (TYPE401)
TOTAL%
0) No19197.4
1) Yes52.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
237) According to the Report, did terrorists use beating, rape or physical assault (but not death) as a tactic? (TYPE501)
TOTAL%
0) No19398.5
1) Yes31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
238) According to the Report, did terrorists use torture or killing of person(s) as a tactic? (TYPE601)
TOTAL%
0) No19298.0
1) Yes42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
239) According to the Report, did terrorists use massacre and/or war as a tactic? (TYPE701)
TOTAL%
0) No196100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
240) According to the Report, is there evidence that the Government supports terrorist activities? (GVT01)
TOTAL%
0) No196100.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
241) According to the Report, societal attitudes toward other or nontraditional religions are reported to be… (OTHREL01)
TOTAL%
0) Open and tolerant7136.2
1) Isolated discrimination2010.2
2) Negative just in certain regions or just towards certain religious brands6533.2
3) Hostile4020.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
242) According to the Report, relations between various religious communities are reported to be… (RELATE01)
TOTAL%
0) Generally amicable8744.4
1) Sometimes strained4120.9
2) Negative just in certain regions or just towards certain religious brands4120.9
3) Hostile2713.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
243) According to the Report, are there activities reported that promote tolerance and understanding between adherents of different religions? (TOLERA01)
TOTAL%
0) No6935.2
1) Yes12764.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
244) According to the Report, are social movements reported that have religious agendas? (SOCMV01)
TOTAL%
0) No11156.6
1) Yes but inactive31.5
2) Yes and active8241.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
245) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, how are social movements financed: local donations? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVFIN101)
TOTAL%
0) No18393.4
1) Yes136.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
246) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, how are social movements financed: foreign donations? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVFIN201)
TOTAL%
0) No18795.4
1) Yes94.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
247) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, how are social movements financed: government funds? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVFIN301)
TOTAL%
0) No18594.4
1) Yes115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
248) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, how are social movements led: by a religious person? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVLED101)
TOTAL%
0) No13066.3
1) Yes6633.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
249) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, how are social movements led: by a lay activist? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVLED201)
TOTAL%
0) No16282.7
1) Yes3417.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
250) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, how are social movements led: by a political party? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVLED301)
TOTAL%
0) No15378.1
1) Yes4321.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
251) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, how are social movements led: other (explain in notes)? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVLED401)
TOTAL%
0) No18996.4
1) Yes73.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
252) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, what is the motivating force or identity of social movements: nationalistic? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVID101)
TOTAL%
0) No14674.5
1) Yes5025.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
253) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, what is the motivating force or identity of social movements: international? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVID201)
TOTAL%
0) No18594.4
1) Yes115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
254) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, what is the motivating force or identity of social movements: ethnic? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVID301)
TOTAL%
0) No16885.7
1) Yes2814.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
255) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, what is the motivating force or identity of social movements: religious? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVID401)
TOTAL%
0) No11960.7
1) Yes7739.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
256) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, what is the motivating force or identity of social movements: other (specify in notes)? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVID501)
TOTAL%
0) No19298.0
1) Yes42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
257) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, how long have social movements been operating in the nation? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVOLD01)
TOTAL%
0) Unclear15679.6
1) Less than 1 year10.5
2) 1 to 3 years10.5
3) 4 to 5 years21.0
4) More than 5 years3618.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
258) If the Report indicates that there are social movements that have religious agendas, are social movements violent? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2.] (MVTYP01)
TOTAL%
0) No14171.9
1) Yes at times2814.3
2) Yes as a regular practice2713.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
259) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: rhetoric/statements/preaching? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (RHETOR01)
TOTAL%
0) No14574.0
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions2512.8
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country2613.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
260) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: threats? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (THREA201)
TOTAL%
0) No16081.6
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions168.2
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country2010.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
261) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: demolition or defacement of property? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (DEMO201)
TOTAL%
0) No15880.6
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions2311.7
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country157.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
262) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: extortion of fines? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (FINE201)
TOTAL%
0) No19096.9
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions31.5
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
263) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: protest events or public demonstrations? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (PROTST01)
TOTAL%
0) No16182.1
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions199.7
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country168.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
264) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: detention of persons? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (DETEN201)
TOTAL%
0) No18292.9
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions73.6
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country73.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
265) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: beatings or torture of persons? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (BEATN201)
TOTAL%
0) No17187.2
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions115.6
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country147.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
266) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: distribution of information? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (INFO01)
TOTAL%
0) No16483.7
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions126.1
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country2010.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
267) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: excessive force? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (EXFOR201)
TOTAL%
0) No16483.7
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions147.1
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country189.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
268) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: marching? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (MARCH01)
TOTAL%
0) No18996.4
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions21.0
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country52.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
269) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: restricting the movement of certain persons? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (MOBLT201)
TOTAL%
0) No17689.8
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions84.1
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country126.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
270) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: pressuring the family and/or social/job networks of religious believers? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (FAMIL201)
TOTAL%
0) No18795.4
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions10.5
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country84.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
271) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: persistent activities that happen repeatedly over time? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (PERSIS01)
TOTAL%
0) No17086.7
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions94.6
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country178.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
272) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: momentary flashes of emotion or protest? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (ISOLAT01)
TOTAL%
0) No17086.7
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions157.7
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
273) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: collective events with a small number of persons (less than 8)? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (SMALL01)
TOTAL%
0) No18192.3
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions84.1
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country73.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
274) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: collective events with moderate numbers of persons (9-20)? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (MODSZ01)
TOTAL%
0) No18192.3
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions94.6
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country63.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
275) If the Report mentions that there are social movements that have religious agendas, do their activities include: collective events with larger numbers of persons (more than 20)? [Answered if SOCMV01 = 1 or 2 and if MVTYP01 = 1 or 2.] (LGSZ01)
TOTAL%
0) No16785.2
1) Yes, but isolated or only in certain regions199.7
2) Yes, and happens throughout the country105.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
276) According to the Report, what influence do international religious or internationally religiously charged political situations have for people in the country? (EXTE01)
TOTAL%
0) No tensions in the country15981.1
1) Cause some tensions199.7
2) Cause severe tensions189.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
277) According to the Report, are tensions related to religion reported? (TENS01)
TOTAL%
0) No3718.9
1) Yes, but only 1 example given3115.8
2) Yes, more than 1 example of tensions given12865.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
278) According to the Report, are or have women been harassed for 'immodest dress?' (DRES01)
TOTAL%
0) Never18694.9
1) In certain neighborhoods or parts of the country63.1
2) Throughout the country42.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
279) According to the Report, are employees discriminated against if they wish to keep their own Sabbath? (SAB201)
TOTAL%
0) Never18493.9
1) One limited case mentioned42.0
2) More than a limited case mentioned52.6
3) Only one religion's Sabbath is protected31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
280) According to the Report, is there a correlation between religion and participation in the military? [e.g., Does religious belief affect ability to participate in the military (and thus receive, e.g., veteran's benefits)]? (MILP01)
TOTAL%
0) No16383.2
1) Sometimes126.1
2) Often168.2
3) Only one religion's members are welcome in the military52.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
281) According to the Report, how are attitudes to missionary activity from other religions generally characterized? Consider hostile if the Report says "hostile" or if any aggression is present. (MSSN01)
TOTAL%
0) Positive or neutral13468.4
1) Negative3819.4
2) Hostile2412.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
282) According to the Report, what are social attitudes towards conversions to other religions? Consider hostile if the Report says "hostile" or if any aggression is present. (CONV01)
TOTAL%
0) No problems reported13769.9
1) Some tension126.1
2) Negative2211.2
3) Hostile2512.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
283) According to the Report, are religious brands harassed by members of other religious groups? (HARA01)
TOTAL%
0) Never11056.1
2) Not presently but within past 10 years21.0
3) Yes8442.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
284) According to the Report, are religious brands harassed by nonreligious social movements within society? (THRE01)
TOTAL%
0) Never14473.5
1) Within past 100 years10.5
2) Not presently but within past 10 years31.5
3) Yes4824.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
285) According to the Report, are religious groups' properties vandalized including arson directed against their buildings or facilities? (VAND01)
TOTAL%
0) Never12664.3
1) Within past 100 years10.5
2) Not presently but within past 10 years63.1
3) Yes6332.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
286) According to the Report, how does the Report characterize citizens' receptivity to proselytizing by nontraditional faiths or faiths other than their own? (NONTRA01)
TOTAL%
0) Receptive11056.1
1) Yes with concerns2412.2
2) Negative6231.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
287) According to the Report, are citizens intolerant of 'nontraditional' faiths, i.e., what they perceive as new religions? (INTOLE01)
TOTAL%
0) No10654.1
1) Yes, but only one case cited3517.9
2) Yes, and more than one case cited5528.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
288) According to the Report, do immigrants or refugees encounter difficulties in practicing their faiths? (IMMREL01)
TOTAL%
0) No14272.4
1) Yes5427.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
289) According to the Report, does society view its social system as religiously moral? (MORAL01)
TOTAL%
0) No18795.4
1) Yes94.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
290) Does the Report mention a civil war or other armed conflict (past or present)? (CIVWAR01)
TOTAL%
0) No14674.5
1) Yes, no mention of religion199.7
2) Yes, with religion cited as part of it3115.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
291) In the Report, what year is mentioned when the nation last had a war or revolution? (WAR01)
TOTAL%
0) No mention15981.1
1917) 191710.5
1929) 192910.5
1945) 194573.6
1956) 195610.5
1974) 197410.5
1975) 197510.5
1979) 197910.5
1985) 198510.5
1986) 198610.5
1990) 199021.0
1991) 199131.5
1994) 199431.5
1995) 199510.5
1997) 199710.5
1998) 199821.0
1999) 199910.5
2000) 200031.5
2001) 200163.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
292) In the Report, what year is mentioned when the nation last had a religiously-related war or revolution? (RELWAR01)
TOTAL%
0) No mention17388.3
1945) 194552.6
1946) 194610.5
1956) 195610.5
1974) 197410.5
1986) 198610.5
1990) 199010.5
1991) 199110.5
1994) 199421.0
1995) 199510.5
1997) 199710.5
2000) 200031.5
2001) 200152.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
293) In the Report, what year is mentioned when the nation last experienced or perpetrated terrorism? (TERRO201)
TOTAL%
0) No mention19197.4
1995) 199510.5
2000) 200010.5
2001) 200131.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
294) In the Report, what year is mentioned when the nation last experienced or perpetrated religiously-related terrorism? (RELTER01)
TOTAL%
0) No mention19197.4
1995) 199510.5
2000) 200010.5
2001) 200131.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
295) According to the Report, do traditional attitudes and/or edicts of the clerical establishment strongly discourage proselytizing (trying to win converts)? (PROSE201)
TOTAL%
0) No14373.0
1) Attitudes only147.1
2) Clerics only21.0
3) Both3718.9
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
296) According to the Report, is there an organized interfaith dialog? (DIALO201)
TOTAL%
0) No8945.4
1) Yes10754.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
297) According to the Report, were there cases of vandalism towards religious properties or cemeteries by citizens? (VANDAL01)
TOTAL%
0) No13367.9
1) Yes6332.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
298) According to the Report, were there cases of bombings or burnings of religious buildings or murders of religious persons by citizens? (BOMB01)
TOTAL%
0) No15177.0
1) Bombings or burnings147.1
2) Murders3115.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
299) According to the Report, are or were there religious militias/vigilante groups or is the military (including de facto structure) structured along religious lines? (MALITI01)
TOTAL%
0) No15679.6
1) Yes, groups2613.3
2) Yes, the military147.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
300) According to the Report, are certain parts of the country or its cities strongly associated with certain religions? (LAND_01)
TOTAL%
0) No9649.0
1) Yes, but it is amicable3718.9
2) Yes, and it is a source of tension6332.1
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
301) According to the Report, do religious communities in the country reflect an ethnic identity? (ETHNI201)
TOTAL%
0) No9448.0
1) Yes, and some exceptions are mentioned8342.3
2) Yes, but just one exception is mentioned84.1
3) Yes, and no exceptions are mentioned115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
302) According to the Report, do established or existing religions try to shut out other religions in any way? (ESTAB01)
TOTAL%
0) No12563.8
1) Yes7136.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
303) Does the Report mention that societal discrimination is more likely to be based upon ethnic than upon religious prejudice? (ETHDIS01)
TOTAL%
0) No18192.3
1) Yes157.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
304) According to the Report, were there reports of derogatory graffiti being put on religious properties? (GRAFFI01)
TOTAL%
0) No17991.3
1) Yes178.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
305) According to the Report, were there any hunts for 'witches' or others who were identified as being possessed or spiritually wicked? (WITCH01)
TOTAL%
0) No18795.4
1) Yes94.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
306) According to the Report, the US Government discusses religious freedom with… (DISCUS01)
TOTAL%
0) No discussions63.1
1) Government only6231.6
2) With Government and local groups12865.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
307) According to the Report, the US Embassy objected to denying US citizens entry based on religious and ethnic grounds… (ENTRY01)
TOTAL%
0) No objections19499.0
2) One case involving more than 1 person10.5
3) More than one case10.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
308) According to the Report, US Embassy officials meet with religious officials… (MEET01)
TOTAL%
0) No or unable7940.3
1) Strictly limited10.5
2) Yes11659.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
309) According to the Report, the US Ambassador meets with religious officials… (AMBAS01)
TOTAL%
0) No or unable14875.5
2) Yes4824.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
310) According to the Report, US Embassy officials maintain a dialogue with human rights NGOs in the country… (NGOS01)
TOTAL%
0) No or unable12563.8
1) Strictly limited10.5
2) Yes7035.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
311) Does the Report mention that the US government provides money, grants, or programs/personnel? (MONEY101)
TOTAL%
0) No mention17488.8
1) Provides its own US Government programs or brings in people from outside2211.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
312) According to the Report, Does the Report mention that the US government provides money, grants, or programs/personnel? (MONEY201)
TOTAL%
0) No mention18996.4
1) Provides money or grants to locals73.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
313) According to the Report, to what extent is there a Favored (or Established) Religious Brand? (ESTREL01)
TOTAL%
0) None or all religious brands are treated the same4020.4
1) Cultural or Historical legacies only, e.g., former established religious brand inherits buildings or properties.2412.2
2) Some religious brands have privileges or government access unavailable to other religious brands.5729.1
3) One religious brand has privileges or government access unavailable to other religions.3919.9
4) One single State or Official (Established) Religious Brand/Religion3618.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
314) According to the Report, to what extent does the Law regulate religion? (LAW_01)
TOTAL%
0) 05930.1
1) Laws do not interfere with the free exercise of religion.147.1
2) Laws inadvertently cause difficulty to all religions equally, e.g., in registration.6432.7
3) Laws cause problems, but only for some religions.136.6
4) Laws cause problems for all but one religion.4623.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
315) According to the Report, how does the Government subsidize Religion [included 'in kind' to organizations run by religions, e.g., hospitals, schools, etc.]? (SUBSDY01)
TOTAL%
0) No subsidies or equal to all (e.g., all are tax exempt)6633.7
1) Subsidies not mentioned, but subsidies are implied by level of government support for a particular religion2713.8
2) Cultural or Historical legacies only (e.g., religion inherits Cathedrals from previous Government spendin105.1
3) Only some religions are excluded from available subsidies.168.2
4) Only an approved set of religions receive government subsidies.4724.0
5) Only one religion is subsidized (including 'in kind' subsidies).3015.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
316) According to the Report, to what extent does one religious brand seem to monopolize or strongly influence religiously-related activities within society? (MONOPL01)
TOTAL%
0) 02311.7
1) Religious brands do not seem to monopolize or influence society at all.5427.6
2) Religious influence is shared among various religion "brands."2814.3
3) Religious influence is shared among various religion brands that dominate in particular regions.4925.0
4) One religious brand seems to dominate.4221.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
317) According to the Report, to what extent are societal attitudes open to all religious brands? (OPENRL01)
TOTAL%
0) Benign or equal to all3819.4
1) Inadvertent insensitivity to other religious brands (other than the dominant religious brand)2110.7
2) Instances of discrimination towards other religious brands2211.2
3) Prejudices toward other religious brands that are real but hard to document4422.4
4) Instances of aggression towards other religious brands3919.9
5) Instances of fatal aggression to other religious brands178.7
6) Open warfare or ongoing violent conflict along religious lines or between religious brands157.7
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
318) According to the Report, to what extent is there religiously-related violence in the nation (victim and/or perpetrator)? (RELVIO01)
TOTAL%
0) Absent10252.0
1) Isolated acts of religiously related violence5427.6
2) Widespread acts or covering several regions with religiously-related violence3517.9
3) Ongoing war with religiously-related violence52.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
319) According to the Report, the Legal/Policy Framework of the country… (LEGPO01)
TOTAL%
0) Neither establishes a religion nor hinders the free practice of religion through either subsidies or regulations.4925.0
1) Hinders free practice of religion by giving subsidies to religious brands.157.7
2) Hinders free practice of religion through regulations that cause difficulties for some religious brands.7337.2
3) Establishes more than 2 religions or more than 2 religious brands as approved, accredited official or established religions for the country.10.5
4) Establishes 2 religions or 2 religious brands as approved, accredited official or established religions for the country.21.0
5) Establishes 1 religion or 1 religious brand as the approved, accredited official or established religion for the country.3618.4
6) Prohibits any religious activity that is in conflict with Government ideology or the main religion of the country.2010.2
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
320) According to the Report, which best describes the religious situation in the country? (DEMOG_01)
TOTAL%
0) There are different religious brands, and it seems that people freely change brands.11860.2
1) There are different religious brands, but people generally do not seem to change religious brands4925.0
2) Theoretically, people can choose, but they all seem to prefer one religion or religious brand2613.3
3) People have only one choice of religion or religious brand.31.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
321) According to the Report, what is the situation regarding social movements in relation to religious brands in the nation? (SOCMOV01)
TOTAL%
0) Such movements are amicable and do not intimidate people from (other) religious brands.12362.8
2) Such movements try to influence people from (other) religious brands through proselytizing or other such propagation methods, but they do so peacefully and without physical or social intimidation.73.6
3) Such movements are confrontative and try to influence or intimidate people from (other) religious brands, but stop short of physical violence to persons (e.g., they may cause property damage).2110.7
4) Such movements are militant and try to influence or intimidate people from (other) religious brands using physical violence to persons and property.4523.0
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
322) According to the Report, what is the situation regarding social movements in relation to religious brands in the country? (SOCMV201)
TOTAL%
0) All social movement(s) exist that are reported either promote religious freedom or are amicable and do not intimidate people from (other) religious brands.14071.4
1) Social movement(s) exist that seek national or regional hegemony for a religious brand, but they are uncoordinated at either national or regional levels. (flashes of activity)105.1
2) Social movement(s) exist that seek national or regional hegemony for a religious brand though unconnected, but regionally coordinated means. (regional & organized activity)199.7
3) Social movement(s) exist that seek national or regional hegemony for a religious brand through nationally coordinated means. (national & organized activity)]2713.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
323) According to the Report, what is the situation regarding social movements in relation to religious brands in the country? (SOCMV301)
TOTAL%
0) 13066.3
1.1) 1.12010.2
2.1) 2.12110.7
3.1) 3.12512.8
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
324) According to the Report, what is the situation regarding social movements in relation to religious brands in the country? [Answers to SOCMV201 + SOCMV301 are combined. (SOCMV501)
TOTAL%
0) [Either A or B]: a) All social movement(s) exist that are reported either promote religious freedom or are amicable and do not intimidate people from (other) religious brands, or b) All social movement(s) that are reported either promote religious freedom or are amicable and do not intimidate people from (other) religious brands.12664.3
1) [Either A or B]: a) Social movement(s) exist that seek national or regional hegemony for a religious brand, but they are uncoordinated at either national or regional levels. [flashes of activity], or b) Social movement(s) exist that campaign against certain religious brands, but they are uncoordinated at either national or regional levels. [flashes of activity].189.2
2) [Either A or B]: a) Social movement(s) exist that seek national or regional hegemony for a religious brand through unconnected, but regionally coordinated means. [regional & organized activity], or b) Social movement(s) exist that campaign against certain religious brands through unconnected, but regionally coordinated means. [regional & organized activity].2211.2
3) [Either A or B]: a) Social movement(s) exist that seek national or regional hegemony for a religious brand through nationally coordinated means. [national & organized activity], or b) Social movement(s) exist that campaign against certain religious brands through nationally coordinated means. [national & organized activity]3015.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
325) The Report mentions the following about foreign religious missionaries and/or clergy from minority religious brands in this country… (MSSY201)
TOTAL%
0) Only positive observations are mentioned.9749.5
1) They have similar visa or residency problems as other expatriates.126.1
2) They experience bureaucratic delays because of their religious brand.94.6
3) They experience concrete restrictions on their activities.3115.8
4) They are harassed.84.1
5) They are physically abused or imprisoned.73.6
6) They are killed, banished, or completely prevented from entering the country due to their religious capacity.3216.3
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
326) According to the Report, what is the highest level of religious violence reported? (RELVI201)
TOTAL%
0) None9850.0
1) Anti-religious brand graffiti21.0
2) Vandalism to religious brand property157.7
3) Bombing or burning of religious brand property136.6
4) Beating, rape or physical assault of person(s) due to religious brand168.2
5) Torture or killing of person(s) due to religious brand3919.9
6) Massacre of and/or war between religious brands136.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
327) According to the Report, what is the highest level of restrictions reported? (RELREG01)
TOTAL%
0) None reported.5628.6
1) Difficulties for certain religious brands, e.g., registering or having legally recognized status, but these difficulties do not proscribe those religious brands.2311.7
2) Restrictions on certain religious brands e.g., the use and/or ownership of property which are not equitable for all religious brands, and/or, e.g., 'national patrimony' care or Government ownership of religious buildings.2713.8
3) The Government targets certain religious brands to be controlled or proscribed.2814.3
4) Government involvement in the internal and/or international affairs of religious brands.2613.3
5) Prohibition of religious practice except for that which is approved by the Government.3618.4
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
328) According to the Report, the religious legal/policy framework primarily responds to the ideal of assuring that no religion is established by regulations, subsidies or favoritism; concerns that certain religious brands cause violence, instability or perceived threats to the well-being of some citizens; concerns that certain religious brands cause violence, instability or perceived threats to the order of society; or concerns that certain religious brands cause violence, instability or perceived threats to the legitimacy of the Government. (LAWRE101)
TOTAL%
0) The ideal of assuring that no religion is established by regulations, subsidies or favoritism.7437.8
1) Concerns that certain religious brands cause violence, instability or perceived threats to the well-being of some citizens.2713.8
2) Concerns that certain religious brands cause violence, instability or perceived threats to the order of society.4925.0
3) Concerns that certain religious brands cause violence, instability or perceived threats to the legitimacy of the Government.4623.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
329) According to the Report, the religious legal/policy framework primarily responds to… (LAWRE201)
TOTAL%
0) The ideal of assuring that no religion is established by regulations, subsidies or favoritism3718.9
1.1) 1.15930.1
2.1) 2.14824.5
3.1) 3.15226.5
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
330) Considering the Report, what best describes the position of Religious Law (e.g., Shari'a, Cannon Law, The Decalogue) in the country? (RELAW101)
TOTAL%
0) It does not rule the country in whole or part.15981.1
1) Political or social movements advocate its adoption for the entire country.63.1
2) It is the law in all regions in the country, but some groups are exempt from certain applications of the law.2010.2
3) It is the unqualified law in all regions in the country.115.6
Missing1 
TOTAL196100.0
331) Considering the Report, what best describes the position of Religious Law (e.g., Shari'a, Cannon Law, The Decalogue) in the country? (RELAW201)
TOTAL%
0) 15579.1
1.1) 1.142.0
2.1) 2.1189.2
3.1) 3.1199.7
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332) According to the Report, what best describes the relationship between land and religion in the nation? [A holy site is often a place of religious pilgrimage (e.g., the site itself is associated with religious power) to e.g., a shrine, a holy person's mausoleum, a religion's holy (sacred) location. It is more than a local meeting place or religious school/seminary. It is a place (building or location) that is viewed as having religious power.] (LAND101)
TOTAL%
0) There are no holy sites mentioned, the defilement of which would result in violence.17689.8
1) There is a local holy site(s), the defilement of which would result in certain but limited violence.73.6
2) There is a national holy site(s), the defilement of which would result in certain and uncontrollable national violence42.0
3) There is an international holy site(s), the defilement of which would result in certain and uncontrollable international violence.94.6
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333) According to the Report, what best describes the relationship between land and religion in the nation? (LAND201)
TOTAL%
0) 13066.3
1.1) 4523.0
2.1) 157.7
3.1) 63.1
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334) According to the Report, what best describes the religious coverage of the country? (RELMON01)
TOTAL%
0) No single religious brand dominates the population.5930.1
1) The two leading religious brands dominate the population.2311.7
2) One religious brand dominates the population.11458.2
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335) According to the Report, what best describes religious participation in the country? (PARTIC01)
TOTAL%
0) The population does not participate widely.4221.4
1) The population participates somewhat (e.g., mostly as part of a historical tradition).4422.4
2) Participation is high.11056.1
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336) According to the Report, what is the direction of religious participation in the country? (INCRES01)
TOTAL%
0) Participation is stable, neither increasing nor decreasing.17187.2
1) Participation is increasing.168.2
2) Participation is decreasing.94.6
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337) According to the Report, what is the direction of religious participation in religions other than the main religion of the country? (MININC01)
TOTAL%
0) Participation is stable, neither increasing nor decreasing.14976.0
1) Participation is increasing.4221.4
2) Participation is decreasing.52.6
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338) According to the Report, to what extent do the official laws, policies, or administrative actions of the state restrict the practice, profession, or selection of religion? (RSTRCT01)
TOTAL%
0) None3316.8
1) 13919.9
2) 22211.2
3) 3189.2
4) 494.6
5) 5199.7
6) 684.1
7) 7136.6
8) 8178.7
9) 994.6
10) Extensive restrictions by government94.6
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339) According to the Report, to what extent does the state provide a select religion or small group of religions with privileges, financial support, or favorable sanctions? (FAVOR01)
TOTAL%
0) None3216.3
1) 1147.1
2) 22311.7
3) 3115.6
4) 42211.2
5) 5115.6
6) 6157.7
7) 72110.7
8) 8189.2
9) 9168.2
10) Extensive provisions by government136.6
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340) According to the Report, to what extent do the society's religious groups, associations, or the culture at large restrict the practice, profession, or selection of religion? [Society includes religious groups, movements, associations, culture, etc.] (PROTEC01)
TOTAL%
0) None2814.3
1) 12814.3
2) 22412.2
3) 32713.8
4) 4157.7
5) 5189.2
6) 62311.7
7) 7105.1
8) 884.1
9) 9105.1
10) Extensive restrictions by society52.6
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341) I-GVTFAV: GFI: Government Favoritism Index (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-GVTFAV)
TOTAL%
0) Low government favoritism7538.3
1) Medium government favoritism3517.9
2) High government favoritism8643.9
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342) I-GVTREG: GRI: Government Regulation Index. (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-GVTREG)
TOTAL%
0) Low government regulation10553.6
1) Medium government regulation4623.5
2) High government regulation4523.0
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343) I-SOCREG: SRI: Social Regulation Index (Recoded for use with online analysis) (I-SOCREG)
TOTAL%
0) Low social regulation12563.8
1) Medium social regulation3618.4
2) High social regulation3517.9
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344) I-REGION: State Department Reporting Region (for use with online analysis) (I-REGION)
TOTAL%
1) Africa4824.5
2) East Asia and Pacific3417.3
3) Europe and Eurasia5226.5
4) Near East and North Africa2010.2
5) South Asia84.1
6) Western Hemisphere3417.3
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